This is the final report for the excavations carried out in 1999 and 2000 at the
Batpalathang site, near Jakar, Bumthang District, in Central Bhutan. This report
is being published in Switzerland in 2001 under the following reference:
Blumer (Reto) and
Braillard (Luc), 2001.
Forgotten Archaeological Sites of the Choskhor Valley in Central Bhutan: the
Batpalathang Site near Jakar and the Potential of Bhutan's Archaeological
Heritage. Part 1: Introduction, Setting, and Monument B3.
Annual Report of the
Swiss-Liechtenstein Foundation for
Archaeological Research Abroad , 2000 (Zurich CH and Vaduz FL).
Scholarly interested people may obtain hardcopies by
contacting the author.